Strategy Innovation & People Management - SIPM

University of Galway


Course Name Strategy Innovation & People Management - SIPM
Course Provider University of Galway
Course Code 1MIP1
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters MSc
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Applications to most postgraduate programmes at University of Galway are made online via The application system will be open from 1 October 2022 to accept applications for entry to the 2023–24 academi...

Application Date WHEN TO APPLY: University of Galway does not set a deadline for receipt of applications (with some exceptions). Offers will be issued on a continuous basis. Candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

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Financial Support Grants
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Tax Relief
Full- and part-time students may be entitled to tax relief on tuition fees. Applications for tax relief on course fees paid must be made using an application form available from the Revenue Commissioners. See The maximum amount of tax relief on tuition fees is €7,000 per annum.
Entry Requirements Entry requirements include a minimum of second-class honours (NFQ Level 8) or equivalent for example a primary degree with a minimum of three years’ relevant work experience. Students whose first language is not English are required to demonstrate their English language proficiency by successfully completing and passing an English language test, e.g., IELTS (score of 6.5) or equivalent.
Number of Places 30
1. CIPD benefits: The programme is approved by the CIPD at the highest level.

2. New work internships opportunity: internship opportunity (up to six months) incorporating an applied research project.

3. Applied exposure to the critical areas for organisational success and the template for higher-level achievement.
Course Summary

Expand+This acclaimed, globally accredited programme delivers analytical and applied understanding of strategy, innovation and people management, up to six months’ work internship opportunity and human resource management (HRM) accreditation. The prog...

Course Content

Expand+The MSc SIPM is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) at the highest level, leading to a recognised, global professional qualification in HRM, following requisite experience. The programme comprises nine modul...

Careers or Further Progression

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A range of career opportunities are open to graduates in areas such as graduate management trainee programmes, financial services and business analysis, management consultancy, retail management, hotel management, human resou...

Further Enquiries CONTACT
Dr Rachel Hilliard
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